A Day Away: Holy Wisdom Monastery
Saturday, October 21
Open to single women ages 18-50, this retreat allows you to take time away from your busy schedule to pray, reflect and share with the sisters at Holy Wisdom Monastery.
Holy Wisdom Monastery is located near Madison, WI and their mission, vision and ministries are shaped by values drawn from the Rule of Benedict: beauty, balance, simplicity, silence and respect for all of creation.
The day begins with registration at 9:30 am and will conclude at 5:00 pm, after evening prayer. Participants have the option to stay for dinner with the community. Cost is $30, including lunch, or $40 with lunch and dinner, and those costs will be covered by the Office of Spiritual and Religious Life for those students interested in signing up. A vehicle can be reserved for use to get back and forth to the monastery for the day. Drivers must be authorized to drive LU vehicles. Some restrictions for drivers 18-20 years old.
If you are interested, send an email to Spiritual.Religious.Life@lawrence.edu with your name and we will connect with you for further discussion and to arrange details. You may also stop by the Center for SRL office and speak directly with staff, or call x7167. Registration deadline is Wednesday, October 18.